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Find out if you are eligible to borrow from other academic libraries or request an inter-library loan.

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CAVAL membership

CAVAL membership allows you to borrow from other Victorian academic libraries.

ULANZ membership

Borrow in person from participating Australian and New Zealand university libraries. Apply in person to the library you wish to borrow from.

Eligibility for CAVAL and ULANZ membership

Most Swinburne students and staff, except Online Universities Australia (OUA) students, are eligible for CAVAL and ULANZ.

Enrolment at individual institutions is subject to the eligibility conditions applicable at each host library. Ask the library staff if you are unsure about your eligibility.

Registering for CAVAL

You must register in the CAVAL Reciprocal Borrowing Program to participate. Register at the Swinburne library service desk or by visiting a member library. Present a current Swinburne ID card or letter that confirms your current enrolment, a photo ID and proof of contact details to register. You will receive a CAVAL card valid until 28 February the following year. You must renew your CAVAL registration each year.

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